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Gold Coast Theme Parks!

Jul 25,2022read

It's one of the most iconic places to visit in Australia, so we spotlight the Gold Coast Theme Parks and what you can enjoy there in this latest Family Days Out blog!

Queensland's Gold Coast is one of the most popular destinations for visitors in the entire country, and one of the reasons families visit are the INCREDIBLE theme parks that you can visit! So, we wanted to spotlight these amazing theme parks so you can know exactly what you can look forward to on your next visit!

So, are you ready to hear all the amazing Gold Coast Theme Parks that are waiting for YOU? Let's go!

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1. WARNER BROS. MOVIE WORLD

The magic of Hollywood is one the Gold Coast with Movie World! This fun-filled day out lets you experience all the glitz and glamour of the Tinseltown movie scene all in the one place!

Here, kids can meet their favourite movie stars, and even come face to face with their favourite super heroes! There are action-packed stunt shows to enjoy, or you can feel brave as you challenge yourself on one of the tallest, longest AND fastest HyperCoasters in the entire Southern Hemisphere!

If THAT wasn't enough, Movie World has plenty of movie-themed rides to enjoy too, from Superman and Batman, to Scooby Doo and more!

Image Credit: Warner Bros. Movie World

2. SEA WORLD

The magic of the oceans can be experienced at Sea World, where you can meet amazing creatures such as sharks, penguins, polar bears and other marine life in environments that reflect their own habitats!

At Sea World you can spend the day enjoying numerous shows, from stunt shows to water shows and of course animal shows! Marvel at the playful seals and dolphins as you realise how intelligent these creatures actually are.

However, Sea World isn't just animals though! If you love thrills then there are a-plenty, because Sea World is home to some pretty impressive roller coasts that will surely challenge! Afterwards, you can make a splash at Castaway Bay, or sit back and enjoy SpongeBob in 3D.

Offering all-round fun, Sea World is a family favourite just waiting for you!

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3. WET 'N' WILD GOLD COAST

Rain or shine, winter or summer, Wet 'N' Wild Gold Coast is an AMAZING day out for the family! After all, who doesn't love to make a SPLASH!?

At Wet 'N' Wild it's water slides galore - for the brave and those wanting something a little more gentle. There are pools for the little ones, and even a whirlpool where you'll want to keep going back again and again!

Did we mention there is also a giant wave pool too!?

This Gold Coast attraction is one of the most popular water parks in the entire country, and when you visit you'll soon see why. Is winter putting you off? Don't let it! Wet 'N' Wild heats all the pools in those cooler months so you can just keep enjoying the water fun!

If you want a bit more space on this SPLASH-tastic day out, why not book a Chill Cabana? You can enjoy your own area as a family, before heading back out to really make sure you've enjoyed the wet AND the wild!

Image Credit: Wet N Wild

4. DREAMWORLD

Dreamworld is the BIGGEST theme park in Queensland, so make sure you're ready to handle all the FUN before you go!

Dreamworld really does have it all. Have you ever heard of their "Big 9" thrill rides? No? Well, you're in for a treat! Try and tick them all off...if you can!

If you're wanting something a little calmer, don't you worry because Dreamworld also have plenty of family rides that you can enjoy over and over again. Then, for the kids (yes, Dreamworld is just as much for the adults!) you can head over to the Dreamworks Experience and ABC Kids World and enjoy animal shows and attractions.

This iconic theme park really does have everything you could ever want in a day out!

Image Credit: Dreamworld

5. WHITEWATER WORLD

Conveniently located just next to Dreamworld, WhiteWater World isn't just one of the largest water parks in Queensland, but it's one of the largest in the entire country!

For those feeling brave, you can take on the eight-lane 'BRO' waterslide, or face your fears on the 20m high Green Room! Other fun experiences that await are The Triple Vortex and The Wedgie - you can anticipate how brave you need to be just by the names!

Don't worry, WhiteWater World has Wiggle Bay for those little ones who just want to splash and play in a more gentle environment.

WhiteWater World is an amazing way to enjoy some respite from that hot Australian sun, and just make a SPLASH on your next family day out!

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So there you have it! The coolest Gold Coast Theme Parks that you can enjoy on your next family day out to the most THRILLING region in Australia!

What theme park will you head to first, and will you try and experience all of them in one day? Comment below and share your stories! 

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